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    Over 1000 missing in California fire

    Agence France-Presse . Chico | Updated at 12:30pm on November 17, 2018

    The number of people listed as missing in a northern California wildfire jumped past 1,000 as searchers found the remains of eight more victims on...

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    Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi’s killing: CIA

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    The CIA believes Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday, complicating president Donald Trump’s efforts to preserve ties with a key US ally....

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    11 killed as Cyclone Gaja ravages Indian coast

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 01:01am on November 17, 2018

    At least 11 people were reported dead Friday as a powerful cyclone battered India’s eastern coast, authorities said.Thousands of trees were felled by winds that...

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    Japan cyber security minister never used computer

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 01:00am on November 17, 2018

    A Japanese minister in charge of cyber security has provoked astonishment by admitting he has never used a computer in his professional life, and appearing...

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    Lankan crisis deepens

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:35am on November 17, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s political crisis escalated Friday with the sacked prime minister demanding his job back shortly after passing another no-confidence motion against his controversial successor...

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    Migrant caravan arrives at US border

    Agence France-Presse . Tijuana | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    The Central American migrant caravan trekking toward the United States converged on the US-Mexican border Thursday after more than a month on the road, undeterred by President Donald Trump’s deployment of thousands of American troops near the border....

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    Turkey has more evidence: report

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    Turkey has more evidence contradicting the Saudi version of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi including a second audio recording, a Turkish newspaper reported on Friday....

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    Trump seethes against Russia probe disgrace

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    President Donald Trump seethed Thursday that investigators probing alleged collusion between Russian agents and his election campaign have gone ‘totally nuts’ and are a ‘disgrace.’...

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    Assange charged in US

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged in the United States, the organisation said, in a development that could have implications for Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election...

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    Myanmar detains 100 Rohingyas going to Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Kyauktan | Updated at 06:05pm on November 16, 2018

    A boatload of more than 100 Rohingya Muslims who fled a camp in Myanmar were found off the country’s south coast Friday after spending 15...